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Desert Island Albums

D. A. Leavens
 
Islands (30th Anniversary Edition)
Islands (30th Anniversary Edition)
"Amazing, eclectic, unmissable."
Beethoven: Symphony No 9
Beethoven: Symphony No 9
"The chorale--oh my, crashes onto you like a wave of pure passion."
Borboletta
Borboletta
"Promise of  a Fisherman is the high point, but the whole album shines."
Kind Of Blue
Kind Of Blue
"Is this the greatest jazz album ever recorded?"
Blues & Abstract Truth
Blues & Abstract Truth
"This will get your heart beating."
Wish You Were Here
Wish You Were Here
"My favourite Pink Floyd."
Rumours
Rumours
"A classic '70's rock album."
Breakfast In America
Breakfast In America
"Another '70's rock classic."
Boston
Boston
"Still another defining '70's rock album."
Montrose
Montrose
"Introducing...Sammy Hagar."
Abraxas (Rmst)
Abraxas (Rmst)
"According to many, the best Santana album ever!"
Supernatural
Supernatural
"According to many, the best Santana album ever!"
Surfing With The Alien
Surfing With The Alien
"You like electric guitar?"
In The Court Of The Crimson King [Original Master Edition]
In The Court Of The Crimson King [Original Master Edition]
"King Crimson's first, many argue their best.  I like Islands better, but this is a fantastic album."
Caravanserai
Caravanserai
"The first and most successful of Santana's jazz/rock fusion albums, produced amidst the breakup of the original Santana band."
Macalla
Macalla
"Moody, mystical, and timeless."
Symphony No. 5 (Philharmonic Promenade Orch. Of London)
Symphony No. 5 (Philharmonic Promenade Orch. Of London)
"Just balls-out passion from beginning to end."
A Night At The Opera
A Night At The Opera
"It's an outrageous, exhibitionist romp!"
Animals
Animals
"Have cynicism and vulnerability ever sounded so good together?"
Lotus
Lotus
"For die-hard fans only--live in Japan."
2112
2112
"If I could have only one album by Rush, this would be it."
Force Majeure
Force Majeure
"Unplug the phone, turn out the lights, light the candle and the incense, and turn this one up to the limits of your sound system."
Blow By Blow
Blow By Blow
"Nobody picks it like Jeff Beck."
Machine Head
Machine Head
"With Montrose (see above), this album heralds Heavy Metal."
Oneness: Silver Dreams Golden Reality
Oneness: Silver Dreams Golden Reality
"For fans only, the title track alone is worth the price of admission."